Raizō Ichikawa

The Great White Tiger Platoon
5.0
Raizo Ichikawa

The Great White Tiger Platoon

The Great White Tiger Platoon was part of the Aizu clan’s last ditch efforts to stop the advance of Imperial troops after the fall of the ...
Conflagration
7.2
Kon IchikawaRaizo Ichikawa

Conflagration

Learning of his family’s collapse, acolyte Goichi, sent to study silently at the Temple of the Golden Pavilion, must endure acute ...
The Broken Commandments
7.1
Director :Kon Ichikawa

The Broken Commandments

Ushimatsu’s father told him never to reveal his lower-caste heritage; years later, he now contemplates confiding in an activist fighting ...
A Gambler’s Life: The Massacring Fudo
6,8

A Gambler’s Life: The Massacring Fudo

Ichikawa Raizo’s last film. He plays a Yakuza enforcer who kills a man on his boss’s orders. He’s then sent to a provincial town to lie ...
A Killer’s Key
7,2

A Killer’s Key

Raizô Ichikawa reprises his role as the restaurant-cook-turned-contract-killer in this sequel to Kazuo Mori’s stylish 1967 thriller A ...
The Wife of Seishu Hanaoka
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The Wife of Seishu Hanaoka

The Wife of Seishû Hanaoka is set in feudal Japan. Its two central characters are based on the wife and mother of Japanese physician Seishû ...
The School of Spies
7,4

The School of Spies

Nakano Institution is the so-called ‘Spy School’ where many young men are trained to be excellent spies. They erase their names, families, event ...
Sword Devil
Raizo Ichikawa

Sword Devil

1965  

Sword Devil

Hanpei is a gentle young samurai who loves flowers. But one day he witnesses an old mans quick draw of the sword. He is so impressed that he ...
Young Boss
6,4

Young Boss

1965  

Young Boss

After the victory of Japan-Russia War, Tatsugoro, boss of the Nanjo Family was stabbed to death. His son Takeshi abandons his naval position in ...
Bloody Shuriken
6,7

Bloody Shuriken

Bloody Shuriken is structured somewhat like a Spaghetti Western. This tale of violence, romance, and betrayal is a true classic. This is Raizo ...
Shinobi no Mono 4: Siege
7,2
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Shinobi no Mono 4: Siege

[Period covered: 1614-1615] 4th film in the shinobi no mono series Tokugawa Ieyasu is now the ruler of all Japan. But one last loose thread must ...
Homeless Drifter
6,7
Raizo Ichikawa

Homeless Drifter

A wandering gambler strolls into a village searching for his father’s killer, unaware that the village is run by criminals who sell the ...
Shinobi no Mono 3: Resurrection
7,0
Raizo Ichikawa

Shinobi no Mono 3: Resurrection

[Period covered: 1595-1600] Third film in the famous shinobi no mono series. We last saw ninja Ishikawa Goemon (Raizo Ichikawa), as he was about ...
Yoso
7,1
Raizo IchikawaSD

Yoso

1963  

Yoso

Yoso is truly a lost classic, set in the Nara Era (710-794), from Kinugasa Teinosuke the same writer/director who gave us the recognized classic ...
Shinobi no Mono 2: Vengeance
7,2
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Shinobi no Mono 2: Vengeance

[Period covered: 1582-1594]. As the film opens, the warlod Nobunaga Oda rides to Iga Ayanokuni shrine. He is asked if he thinks he has destroyed ...
Shinsengumi Chronicles
7,0
Raizo Ichikawa

Shinsengumi Chronicles

As winds of change sweep Japan, an honest man joins the Shinsenhumi out of admiration for its leader and because he wants to live and die as a ...
Shinobi no Mono 1
7,3
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Shinobi no Mono 1

[Period covered: 1575-1681] Fist film in the Shinobi series starring Raizo Ichikawa. Warlord Oda Nobunaga seeks to unite a fractured Japan, a ...
The Fencing Master
7,0

The Fencing Master

The Fencing Master tells the story of a man trying to survive as the only world he knows is becoming increasingly irrelevant. Danpei Ichikawa ...
Destiny’s Son
7,3
Raizo Ichikawa

Destiny’s Son

The son of an executioner and the assassin he loved yet murdered learns of his origins, leaving his foster parents to avenge his mother’s death.
Satan’s Sword III: The Final Chapter
6,9
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Satan’s Sword III: The Final Chapter

The Dai-bosatsu toge trilogy is based on Kaizan Nakazatos unfinished long series of novels (41 books, written from 1913 to 1941). Set in the last ...
A Lustful Man
6,8

A Lustful Man

Fascinated with women from an early age, Yonosuke had his first sexual encounter at the age of seven. From that day on, he recklessly and ...
Satan’s Sword II: The Dragon God
7,0
Raizo Ichikawa

Satan’s Sword II: The Dragon God

The Dai-bosatsu toge trilogy is based on Kaizan Nakazatos unfinished long series of novels (41 books, written from 1913 to 1941). Set in the last ...
Satan’s Sword
6.8
Raizo IchikawaSD

Satan’s Sword

The Dai-bosatsu toge trilogy is based on Kaizan Nakazatos unfinished long series of novels (41 books, written from 1913 to 1941). Set in the last ...
The Two Musashis
6,6

The Two Musashis

During the reign of Shogun Hidetada, both Hirate Musashi and Okamoto Musashi strive to become the finest swordsman in the land by defeating the ...
The Demon of Mount Oe
6.7
Raizo IchikawaShintarô Katsu

The Demon of Mount Oe

A demon-faced monster seeking revenge appears in the forms of a gigantic ox and a huge spider! The young Genji warrior protects the Fujiwara Clan ...